Burkina-Faso eGovernment Project (WB-P155645)

Countries
  • Burkina Faso
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
Project Status
Active
Bank Risk Rating
C
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Voting Date
Jan 18, 2017
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Borrower
Government of Burkina Faso
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Communications
The service or industry focus of the investment. A project can have several sectors.
Investment Amount (USD)
$ 20.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Project Cost (USD)
$ 20.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please see updated project documentation for more information.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Sep 23, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Oct 26, 2016


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Project Description
The objective of the Burkina Project is to improve capacity and use of ICTs by the public administrations and agencies for (i) the provision of information and public e-services and (ii) to foster entrepreneurship in the digital economy, with a specific focus on agriculture and rural areas.
Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information
Borrower/Client/Recipient Name: Ministry of Economy, Finance and Development Contact: Hadizatou Rosine Coulibaly Title: Minister Email: info@dgep.gov.bf Implementing Agencies Name: Ministry of Digital Economy (ICT) and Posts Development, National Agency of ICT Promotion Contact: Michael Folane Title: Director General of ICT Promotion (DGCPTIC) Email: michael.folane@tic.gov.bf ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISM OF WORLD BANK The World Bank Inspection Panel is the independent complaint mechanism and fact-finding body for people who believe they are likely to be, or have been, adversely affected by a World Bank-financed project. If you submit a complaint to the Inspection Panel, they may investigate to assess whether the World Bank is following its own policies and procedures for preventing harm to people or the environment. You can contact the Inspection Panel or submit a complaint by emailing ipanel@worldbank.org. You can learn more about the Inspection Panel and how to file a complaint at: http://ewebapps.worldbank.org/apps/ip/Pages/Home.aspx.